The Modern Greek Studies Program builds cross-cultural connections with Hellenism that transform lives.

Images from Greece, Cyprus and UIUC Modern Greek Studies Events.
Photo credits: Dr. Stefanos Katsikas, Program in Modern Greek Studies, and Dr. Kathryn Anthony, School of Architecture, UIUC and Greek National Organization of Tourism

Leading scholars and officials from across the globe congratulate our Modern Greek Studies Program on its latest achievements including a
major gift of $420,000.

Upcoming Events

Public Talk: Aegean Adventures


Mr. Peter Tomaras, Novelist, local business executive and University of Illinois Alumnus

Room 1080 (Lucy Ellis Lounge), Foreign Languages Building (FLB), 707 South Matthews Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, USA.

Movie Night: Peppermint (English subtitles)


Room 1080 (Luy Ellis Lounge), Foreing Language Building (FLB), 707 South Matthews Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, USA

Public Lecture: "From the Peloponnese to the Prairie: Greek Confectioners in Central Illinois 1800-1930"


Dr. Ann Beck, Eastern Illinois University, independent scholar and third-generation confectioner in business with her sister at the original site of their grandfather's store in Central Illinois

Room 1022, Lincoln Hall, 707 South Wright Street, Urbana, IL 61801, USA

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